101 Amazing Facts about Volcanoes
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|Number of Pages||:||142 Pages|
√ Watch out for Olympus Mons Volcano This is a fun book full of interesting facts about volcanoes. I found 101 AMAZING FACTS ABOUT VOLCANOES to be well-written, well-researched, and fun to read. The book starts with some basic facts about volcanoes--what they are, why they do what they do, where they are located, etc. Then, the author defines some terminology.My favor
Did you know that animals can often sense when a volcano is going to erupt? Or that the force of an eruption is measured on the VEI, or Volcanic Explosivity Index? What is the difference between a shield volcano and a stratovolcano? And what were the largest eruptions in human history? All of these facts and more can be found in this fantastic guide to volcanoes, separated into sections for easy reading. This book is perfect for those studying volcanoes at school, or even if you are just interested in finding out more about this fascinating topic.